Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Tentative"

The meaning of "Tentative" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does tentative mean?
A: thank you
Q: What does He seemed a little tentative at first, and his first attempt missed the bucket by a couple of feet. mean?
A: This is about basketball. These words are all frequently used terms.
"tentative" means "hesitant"
"first attempt" means his first "shot" or "try"
"bucket" is the "basketball ring/rim"

In other words, he was a little nervous and became hesitant which caused him to miss his first shot considerably.
Q: What does tentative mean?
A: Tentative means something temporary that is subject to change.

Tentative plan means the current plan that is still subject to change / uncertain.
Q: What does tentative mean?
A: Not certain , not fixed, not confirmed

Example sentences using "Tentative"

Q: Please show me example sentences with tentative .
A: Tentative means not fixed or not certain.

"Tomorrow's dinner with Mary is still tentative. She has to confirm what time she finishes her shift at work."

Synonyms of "Tentative" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between tentative and temporary ?
A: Tentative means that something is not quite finished, or may be revised/changed before the final version
Temporary means for only a short time
Q: What is the difference between tentative and provisional ?
A: tentative... may be subject to change. I have tentative plans to go kayaking this weekend, but if it rains I may just stay inside.
provisional. May change but it is the current status. This is a provisional document. Official for the moment, but may not be the final document.

Translations of "Tentative"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? tentative
A: Tentative
/ten tuh tihv/
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? tentative d'homicide
A: Attempted murder
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? tentative
A: @lainick: ten ta tive tentative

Other questions about "Tentative"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce suggest, forceful tentative formally and informally.
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